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Ca d'Zan Mansion

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Address: 5401 Bay Shore Rd, Sarasota, FL 34243-2161
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Don't miss this beautiful mansion.

Well worth the $10.00 to tour the main floor. When you're finished the tour, be sure to take in the spectacular views outside. We sat in the chairs (see photo) for quite some time... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Pitman, New Jersey
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Pitman, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Well worth the $10.00 to tour the main floor. When you're finished the tour, be sure to take in the spectacular views outside. We sat in the chairs (see photo) for quite some time just relaxing and enjoying the day.

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Lansing, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This mansion is a gem! Simply beautiful inside and out - hopefully they will one day open the top floors to the tour, too. After you've toured the main floor, head outside to a spectacular view! Absolutely breathtaking. Be sure to wander the grounds and check out the rose garden and Banyan trees. There is a $10 fee to tour... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

If your taking the time to tour the Ringling spend the few extra dollars and tour there house. This was by far the highlight of touring the Ringling. It was just fascinating to see how the Ringling's lived in the 1930's. I was so impressed that everyone I meet while in siesta key I asked if they had toured the... More 

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Mundelein, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A look back to the past of rich and famous before the big depression. Quite a nice tour. Quite informative.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Beautiful mansion. Gold trimmings inside. Beautiful "stained glass" windows. Great plaza at waterfront.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Took the tour when we went to the Ringling. Was amazing to see all the furniture and where they entertained .

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Thank Audrey H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place is spectacular, and well kept. If you get the opportunity to visit their daughter's home on the New College campus, please check it out also.

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have taken the tour six times since it is always changing. The tour at the holidays is wonderful since many of the original decorations are used from the Ringling Estate!!

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Thank Cal4353
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My father is now in his 90s. For the past 15 or so years, we've gone to Ca d'Zan. Sometimes to the museum, other times to tour the home or the Circus area, but the best times are just for a walk around the grounds. My father and I enjoy our time together on these memorable days.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What wonderful taste Mable Ringling had. From marble floors to the mural ceilings. Well worth the extra bucks to get the special tour to the crows nest.

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